Information for Parents & Supporters

Parents & Supporters

There are several post-secondary options in Nova Scotia. It can be difficult helping someone choose the one that’s right for them. There are many reasons to select NSCC.

Why students choose NSCC

  • 120+ career-oriented programs in IT, creative fields, trades, technology, business, healthcare and human services.
  • Most programs are one or two years.
  • Programs can be applied towards a university degree. Learn more.
  • We offer over $800,000 in scholarships, bursaries and awards. Learn more.
  • High graduate employment rate – 88% of graduates are employed and most are living and working in Nova Scotia. (NSCC 2015 Graduate Follow-Up Survey)
Explore programs

Discover over 120 programs and find the one that’s right for you.

Help others make career decisions

There are some simple things you can suggest when helping someone explore options.

View tuition, fees and costs

Amounts vary depending on the program.

Visit NSCC

Come see our campuses and explore life at NSCC.

Have questions?

Learn more about being a student. Tell us a bit about you and we’ll be in touch. Contact a Recruiter

Apply to NSCC

Find out how to apply online or in-person.

Key Dates

Spring 2017
Get Started Welcome Event – Students admitted to 17/18 program invited to campus events to prepare for their start at NSCC.

May 12, 2017
Entrance awards application deadline.

July 4, 2017
Deadline to submit official final transcripts for all applications with conditional acceptances.

August 4, 2017
First term tuition and fees payment due for programs starting fall 2017.

September 5, 2017
First day of classes and student orientation events on campus.

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